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By Hy Motte  (booksie.com)

What's a hero? What makes someone great? Does having a superhuman ability make someone great? Out is there more to it? This is a story I wrote for a contest. The prompt was to write a story based on a literature quote. I used the greatness quote from Shakespeare's "Twelfth Night" "Some are...

Short Story | Updated Mar 7, 2015 | Reads: 4 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Flash,Fiction,Heroes,Superpowers,Villains,Shakespeare,Quotes

Office Of Wonders

By Brennan Dwyer  (booksie.com)

A poem about my office.

Poetry | Updated Feb 2, 2015 | Reads: 2 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Office,Poetry,Rhyme,Theme,Shakespeare

cristoffer_garcia

A Red Play

By Cristoffer Garcia  (booksie.com)

In a post dystopian rapture world, a new society must learn to live with tragedy and so it's lovers

Book | Updated Jan 29, 2015 | Reads: 16 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Fiction,Adventure,Fantasy,Dystopian,Romance,Dark,Tragedy,Tragic,Apocaltpse,Apocalytic,Rapture,Play,Shakespeare,Science,Sci-fi,Drama,Melodrama,Book,Novel

Courage In Death

By The5js  (booksie.com)

An unfinished and very rough draft of the end of a possible short story about a writer and his love for the leader of a rebellion against an army his best friend is in.

Short Story | Updated Jan 13, 2015 | Reads: 52 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Shakespeare,Love,Loyalty,Rebels,Rebellion,Swords

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Horatio Soliloquy

By Sara Battaglia  (booksie.com)

For anyone who has read or is familiar with Shakespeare's Hamlet, this is a soliloquy I thought up for the character of Horatio. The poor man is torn and worried about his friend. (I decided to give writing in Shakespearean a shot).

Poetry | Updated Jul 20, 2014 | Reads: 19 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 0
Tags: Hamlet,Shakespeare,Soliloquy,Poetry,Shakespearean,English,Language,Horatio,Concern,Worry,Ghosts,Death,Omen

chlorinekissed

Coffee And Shakespeare Plays

By Chlorinekissed  (booksie.com)

Sometimes a little coffee and your favorite book is all the equipment you need to lure your future love interest

Short Story | Updated Jun 27, 2014 | Reads: 15 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Romance,Shakespeare,Coffee,Short,Story

Julius Caesar: Persuading Brutus

By Lyre27  (booksie.com)

Just like the Jocasta Assignment, but this revolves around Julius Caesar of William Shakespeare. There are three choices in the assignment but I picked the one where Julius will try to persuade Brutus that he is thinking about the citizens, and thus, gaining Brutus' approval.

Poetry | Updated Jun 11, 2014 | Reads: 5 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Julius,Caesar,Shakespeare,Script,Poem,Persuade

A Tale Of Love And Loss

By Martin Stocks  (booksie.com)

A comedic monologue about a man's first love.

Short Story | Updated May 18, 2014 | Reads: 140 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 0
Tags: Humour,Humor,Love,Funny,Justforfun,Justforlaughs,Girlfriend,Cheating,Friend,Shakespeare,University

Sonnet 29 Interpretation

By Alynn  (booksie.com)

It's for school.

Essay | Updated May 9, 2014 | Reads: 15 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Shakespeare,Sonnet,29,Essay,Scan,School,Homework

Life Of Love

By Theotakukitty  (booksie.com)

A poem about love itself with references to the poet William Blake and the famed William Shakespeare.

Poetry | Updated Apr 23, 2014 | Reads: 15 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 1
Tags: Romance,Shakespeare,William,Blake,Phoenix,And,The,Turtle

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The Question

By Alice Mlt  (booksie.com)

William and his mortal enemy are about to reach the climax of their decades-old dispute and William's wife only adds fuel to the fire. A new take on a world-famous writer. What really happened?

Short Story | Updated Mar 17, 2014 | Reads: 41 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: History,Shakespeare,Murder,Theatre,Fiction

Ophelia

By Kittyinatree  (booksie.com)

This is a poem I wrote about Ophelia after reading Shakespeare's "Hamlet" my senior year.

Poetry | Updated Feb 6, 2014 | Reads: 10 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Ophelia,Shakespeare,Hamlet,Poetry

The Milk Of Human Kindness Haiku

By Honestyandcapacity  (booksie.com)

A haiku alluding to Shakespeare's "Macbeth". Just a random haiku I put together.

Poetry | Updated Feb 3, 2014 | Reads: 3 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 1
Tags: Haiku,Shakespeare,Poem

Bavarian Sonnet

By Dan Wilder  (booksie.com)

A Shakespearean style poem about an idyllic pre-fall setting in southern Bavaria, Germany

Poetry | Updated Jan 21, 2014 | Reads: 3 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Bavarian,Sonnet,Shakespeare,Birds,Idyllic,Oktoberfest,Man

Sonnet #1

By Jarreth Morgan  (booksie.com)

I've been reading some Shakespeare recently, and that has made me want to write some sonnets. Sure, iambic pentameter can be a bit tricky sometimes, but sonnets have been fun recently. Normally I hate sonnets because of all of the rules, but whatever. Here is the first sonnet of my sonnet...

Poetry | Updated Jan 12, 2014 | Reads: 9 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Sonnet,Love,One,First,Hurt,Blasphemy,Poetry,Shakespearean,Shakespeare,Iambic,Pentameter

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